Family Drug Support Australia
Support Line: 1300 368 186
(available 24 hours 7 days a week)

FAMILY SUPPORT MEETINGS

 
 

FAMILY SUPPORT MEETINGS

September 2018 – January 2019

Non-religious, open meetings for family members affected by drugs and alcohol.

Open to anyone and providing opportunities to talk and listen to others in a

non-judgemental, safe environment.

Please phone facilitator (listed below) to check on dates, prior to attending.

General enquiries: FDS Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NOTE: MEETINGS ARE NOT HELD ON PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

No support meetings in your area? Check out the new FDS Online video resource here:

http://www.fdsonline.org.au/

FDS Support Groups:

NSW – Bathurst                              1st Thursday of the month                                                     (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

04 Oct

01 Nov

06 Dec

03 Jan

Venue: Bathurst Base Hospital Education Centre, 361 Howick St, Bathurst

The venue is on the left of the main entrance through double doors then turn left and it's the first room on the left.

Enquiries: Julie 0400 113 422 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NSW – Blacktown                          3rd Tuesday of the month                                                      (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

16 Oct

20 Nov

18 Dec

15 Jan

Venue: Odyssey House Community Services Western Sydney, Level 3, 83 Flushcombe Rd, Blacktown

Take the lift up to Level 3 & look for the Odyssey House office around the corner.

Enquiries: Julie 0400 113 422 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NSW – Burwood                             Every Monday                                                                           (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:

24 Sep

01 Oct **PUBLIC HOLIDAY. NO MEETING**                   

Venue: Burwood Council Library (upstairs meeting room), 2 Conder St, Burwood

Enquiries: Janet 0414 531 272 or Raewyn 0457 260 079

NSW – Burwood                             Every Monday                                                                           (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

****PLEASE NOTE - THIS IS A NEW VENUE REPLACING BURWOOD LIBRARY FROM 08 OCTOBER****

Dates:

08 Oct         15 Oct        22 Oct        29 Oct

05 Nov        12 Nov       19 Nov       26 Nov

03 Dec        10 Dec       17 Dec

25 Dec & 31 Dec **PUBLIC HOLIDAY. NO MEETING**

07 Jan        14 Jan        21 Jan       28 Jan

Venue: 'Scholes Room', Woodstock Community Centre, 22 Church St, Burwood

Enquiries: Janet 0414 531 272 or Raewyn 0457 260 079

NSW – Byron Bay                           This meeting is cancelled until further notice.

**Call Margaret on 0427 857 092 to arrange a convenient time for 1 on 1 support**

NSW – Campbelltown                   1st Monday of the month                                                        (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

01 Oct **PUBLIC HOLIDAY.  NO MEETING**

05 Nov

03 Dec

07 Jan

Venue: Odyssey House Aftercare Office, Level 2, 121 Queens St, Campbelltown

Enquiries: Raewyn 0457 260 079 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NSW – Chatswood                         2nd Wednesday of the month                                                (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

10 Oct

14 Nov

12 Dec

09 Jan

Venue: Chatswood Youth Centre, 64 Albert Avenue, Chatswood

Parking is available directly behind the centre or in Westfield car park.

Enquiries: Raewyn 0457 260 079

NSW – Coffs Harbour                    1st & 3rd Monday of the month                                             (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:

01 Oct **PUBLIC HOLIDAY.  NO MEETING**

15 Oct

05 Nov        19 Nov

03 Dec        17 Dec

07 Jan        21 Jan

Venue: Early Childhood Centre, 29 Park Ave, Coffs Harbour

Enquiries: Theo 0402 604 354 or Joy 0448 526 280

NSW – Gosford                              2nd Thursday of the month                                                    (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

11 Oct

08 Nov

13 Dec

10 Jan

Venue: Wyoming Community Centre, 147 Maidens Brush Rd, Wyoming

The centre is on the left after the shops.

Enquiries: Julie 0400 113 422 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NSW – Hornsby                              2nd Monday of the month                                                      (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

08 Oct

12 Nov

10 Dec

14 Jan

Venue: Hornsby Uniting Church, 24 Williams St (corner of Frederick), Hornsby

Enquiries: Raewyn 0457 260 079 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NSW – Manly Vale                          4th Monday of the month                                                       (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

24 Sep

22 Oct

26 Nov

25 Dec **PUBLIC HOLIDAY.  NO MEETING**

28 Jan

Venue: Pioneer Clubhouse, 2 Quirk Rd, Manly Vale

Enter from Quirk Rd off Balgowlah Rd.

Enquiries: Raewyn 0457 260 079 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NSW – Merrylands/Parramatta      3rd Monday of the month                                                       (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

15 Oct

19 Nov

17 Dec

21 Jan

Venue: Youth Off The Streets, 102 Kenyons Rd, Merrylands West

Drive through the housing estate; follow the signs to Youth Off The Streets; turn left at the end; car park is on the right.

Enquiries: Julie 0400 113 422 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NSW – Newcastle                           4th Wednesday of the month                                                 (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:                                              ***VENUE CHANGE***

26 Sep

24 Oct

26 Dec **PUBLIC HOLIDAY.  NO MEETING**

23 Jan

Venue: Uniting Church, 199 Broadmeadow Rd, Broadmeadow/Newcastle

On street parking available.

Enquiries: Julie 0400 113 422 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NSW – Orange                                **This meeting has changed locations. Please see the Bathurst listing.**

NSW – Penrith                                2nd Tuesday of the month                                                     (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:                                              ***VENUE CHANGE***

09 Oct

13 Nov

11 Dec

08 Jan

Venue: Salvation Army Pathways Service, 2/54 Henry St, Penrith

Corner Henry St & Evan St. Enter from building front.

Enquiries: Julie 0400 113 422 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NSW – Port Macquarie                                    **This meeting is not currently running**

Please contact Pam on 0438 994 269 to discuss support in the Port Macquarie area

NSW – Randwick                            3rd Wednesday of the month                                                 (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

17 Oct

21 Nov

19 Dec

16 Jan

Venue: The Old Post Office, 206A Alison Rd, Randwick (cnr of Avoca St)

Enter via the car park. Street parking available.

Enquiries: Raewyn 0457 260 079 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NSW – Sutherland                          3rd Monday of the month                                                       (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

15 Oct

19 Nov

17 Dec

21 Jan

Venue: Sutherland Uniting Church, Corner of Flora & Merton Streets, Sutherland

Enquiries: Beth 0416 078 209 or Raewyn 0457 260 079

NSW – Wollongong                       1st Wednesday of the month                                                 (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

03 Oct

07 Nov

05 Dec

02 Jan

Venue: The Orana Centre, 2 Rawson St, Wollongong

Enquiries: Raewyn 0457 260 079 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

SA – Brompton                              Monday every fortnight                                                           (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:

01 Oct **PUBLIC HOLIDAY.  NO MEETING**

15 Oct         29 Oct

12 Nov        26 Nov

10 Nov        24 Dec **PUBLIC HOLIDAY.  NO MEETING**

07 Jan        21 Jan

Venue: 19 On Green, Bowden Brompton Community Centre, 19 Green St, Brompton

Enquiries: Chloe 0428 271 743 or  Brendan 0457 030 805

SA – Elizabeth                                Monday every fortnight                                                           (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:

24 Sep

08 Oct         22 Oct

05 Nov        19 Nov

03 Dec        17 Dec       31 Dec **PUBLIC HOLIDAY.  NO MEETING**

14 Jan        28 Jan

Venue: DASSA Northern Service, 22 Langford Dr, Elizabeth

Enquiries: Chloe 0428 271 743 or Brendan 0457 030 80

SA – Hallett Cove                           Wednesday every fortnight                                                     (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:

03 Oct         17 Oct        31 Oct

14 Nov        28 Nov

12 Dec        26 Dec **PUBLIC HOLIDAY.  NO MEETING**

09 Jan        23 Jan

Venue: Hallett Cove Baptist Church, 1 Ramrod Avenue, Hallett Cove

Enquiries: Brendan 0457 030 80 or Chloe 0428 271 743

SA – Leabrook                                Wednesday every fortnight                                                     (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:

26 Sep

10 Oct         24 Oct

07 Nov        21 Nov

05 Dec        19 Dec

02 Jan        16 Jan        30 Jan

Venue: Knightsbridge Baptist Church Hall, 455 Glynburn Rd, Leabrook

Enquiries: Brendan 0457 030 805 or Chloe 0428 271 743

SA – Murray Bridge                        3rd Tuesday of the month                                                      (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

16 Oct

20 Nov

18 Dec

15 Jan

Venue: Murray Bridge Uniting Church, 1 Narooma Blvd, Murray Bridge

Enquiries: Brendan 0457 030 805 or Chloe 0428 271 743 3

SA – Renmark                                 Last Tuesday of the month                                                    (1:00pm - 3:00pm)

Dates:

25 Sep

30 Oct

27 Nov

25 Dec **PUBLIC HOLIDAY.  NO MEETING**

29 Jan

Venue: Chaffey Community Centre, 86 Nineteenth St, Renmark

Enquiries: Brendan 0457 030 805 or Chloe 0428 271 743 3

SA – Whyalla                                   3rd Thursday of the month                                                     (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:                                              ***Venue Change***   

20 Sep

18 Oct

15 Nov

20 Dec

17 Jan

Venue: 25-27 Ramsay Street, Whyalla Stuart 5608

Enquiries: Brendan 0457 030 805 or Chloe 0428 271 743

QLD – Gympie                                1st Tuesday of the month                                                       (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

****DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES THIS MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. WE APOLOGISE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE****

Venue: Gympie Community Place, 18 Excelsior Road, Gympie

Enquiries: Head Office (02) 4782 9222

QLD – Ipswich                                3rd Thursday of the month                                                     (6:30pm - 8:30pm)

Dates:       

18 Oct

15 Nov

20 Dec

17 Jan

Venue: EACH, 24 East St, Ipswich

Rear parking access via Wharf Street.

Enquiries: Head Office (02) 4782 9222

QLD – Maroochydore                    3rd Wednesday of the month                                                 (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:       

17 Oct

21 Nov

19 Dec

16 Jan

Venue: Community Focus 3/2 Ann-Maree Cl, Maroochydore

Enquiries: Sue or Barry 0419 020 603 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

QLD – Mitchelton                           2nd Wednesday of the month                                                (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:       

10 Oct

14 Nov

12 Dec

09 Jan

Venue: Picabeen Community Centre, 22 Hoben St, Mitchelton

Enquiries: Krystal 0484 002 178 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

QLD – Nerang                                 1st & 3rd Monday of the month                                             (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:

01 Oct **PUBLIC HOLIDAY. NO MEETING**       

15 Oct

05 Nov        19 Nov

03 Dec        17 Dec

07 Jan        21 Jan

Venue: Girl Guides Hall, 40 Ferry St, Nerang

Enquiries: Head Office (02) 4782 9222

QLD – Northgate                            1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month                                            (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:       

02 Oct         16 Oct

06 Nov        20 Nov

04 Dec        18 Dec

15 Jan        

Venue: Northgate Meeting Room, Northgate Hall, Corner Scott & Ridge Sts, Northgate

Enquiries: Krystal 0484 002 178 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

QLD - Paddington                         1st Monday of the month                                                        (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:       

01 Oct **PUBLIC HOLIDAY.  NO MEETING**

05 Nov

03 Dec

07 Jan

Venue: Paddington Hall Annexe, 10 Moreton St, Paddington

Enquiries: Krystal 0484 002 178 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

QLD – Redcliffe                              1st Wednesday of the month                                                 (6:30pm - 8:30pm)

Dates:       

03 Oct

07 Nov

05 Dec

09 Jan

Venue: Lives Lived Well, Level 1, 3 Violet St, Redcliffe

Enquiries: Chrissie 0484 002 181 or Krystal 0484 002 178

QLD – Redland Bay                       Last Tuesday of the month                                                    (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:       

25 Sep **THIS MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED**

30 Oct **VENUE TO BE CONFIRMED - WATCH THIS PAGE FOR UPDATES**

27 Nov

25 Dec **PUBLIC HOLIDAY.  NO MEETING**

29 Jan

Venue: TBC. Watch this page for updates.

Enquiries: Head Office (02) 4782 9222

VIC – Bendigo                                4th Wednesday of the month                                                 (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:       

26 Sep

24 Oct

28 Nov

26 Dec ** PUBLIC HOLIDAY.  NO MEETING**

23 Jan

Venue: Olinda Centre, 8 Olinda Street, Bendigo

Enquiries: Debbie 0412 382 812

VIC – Chadstone                            Thursday every fortnight                                                        (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:       

27 Sep

11 Oct         25 Oct

08 Nov        22 Nov

06 Dec        20 Dec

03 Jan        17 Jan

Venue: Link Health and Community, 94 Batesford Rd, Chadstone

Enter the park off Batesford Rd opposite Woonah St.

Enquiries: Debbie 0412 382 812

VIC – Ferntree Gully                      Tuesday every fortnight                                                          (6:30pm - 8:30pm)

Dates:       

 02 Oct         16 Oct        30 Oct

13 Nov        27 Nov

11 Dec        25 Dec **PUBLIC HOLIDAY.  NO MEETING**

08 Jan        22 Jan

Venue: Knox Community Health Service, 1063 Burwood Hwy, Ferntree Gully

Enquiries: Debbie 0412 382 812

VIC – Footscray                              Thursday every fortnight                                                        (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:       

20 Sep

04 Oct         18 Oct

01 Nov        15 Nov       29 Nov

13 Dec        27 Dec

10 Jan        24 Jan

Venue: Co-Health Building, 215 Nicholson St, Footscray

Enquiries: Debbie 0412 382 812 or Anne 0408 384 518

VIC – Frankston                             Tuesday every fortnight                                                          (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:       

09 Oct         23 Oct

06 Nov        20 Nov

04 Dec        18 Dec

01 Jan **PUBLIC HOLIDAY.  NO MEETING**                  

15 Jan

29 Jan

Venue: Frankston Community Health Centre, 2 Hastings Rd, Frankston

Enquiries: Tracy 0413 710 238 or Debbie 0412 382 812

VIC – Geelong                                Wednesday every fortnight                                                     (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:       

26 Sep

10 Oct         24 Oct

07 Nov        21 Nov

05 Dec        19 Dec

02 Jan        16 Jan        30 Jan

Venue: The Swanston Centre, Corner Myers & Swanston Sts, Geelong

Enquiries: Kevin 0487 949 745 or Debbie 0412 382 812

VIC – Hawthorn                              Wednesday every fortnight                                                     (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:       

03 Oct         17 Oct        31 Oct

14 Nov        28 Nov

12 Dec        26 Dec **PUBLIC HOLIDAY.  NO MEETING**

09 Jan        23 Jan

Venue: Access Health and Community, 378 Burwood Rd, Hawthorn

Corner Kent St. Enter via the back door behind the building in Kent St.

Enquiries: Debbie 0412 382 812

VIC – Mornington Peninsula        Monday every fortnight                                                           (6:30pm - 8:30pm)

Dates:       

01 Oct **PUBLIC HOLIDAY.  NO MEETING**                   

15 Oct         29 Oct

12 Nov        26 Nov

10 Dec        24 Dec **PUBLIC HOLIDAY.  NO MEETING**

01 Jan **PUBLIC HOLIDAY.  NO MEETING**

15 Jan        29 Jan

Venue: The MCOC Community House, 18 Pitt St, Mornington

Enquiries: Debbie 0412 382 812 or Sally 0498 077 676

NON-FDS FAMILY SUPPORT MEETINGS

September 2018 – January 2019

Please be aware that these meetings are held by non-FDS organisations. Please contact these organisations directly on the phone numbers listed below to confirm dates and times.

NOTE: MEETINGS ARE NOT HELD ON PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

No support meetings in your area? Check out the new FDS Online video resource here:

http://www.fdsonline.org.au/

Non – FDS Support Groups:

ACT – Canberra                              Wednesday every fortnight                                                     (5:30pm - 7:30pm)

**Please call to confirm actual dates**

Venue: Directions Health Services, Level 6, Cosmopolitan Centre, Woden Square, 21 Bowes Street, Woden

Enquiries: Switchboard (02) 6132 4800

WA – Mandurah                              Every Thursday                                                                         (10:00am - 11:30am)

 

Venue: South Metropolitan Community Drug Service, 22 Tuckey Street, Mandurah                             

Enquiries: (08) 9581 4010

STEPPING STONES COURSES

 
 

STEPPING STONES COURSES

Unless indicated, the course runs over 2 consecutive weekends.

Contact the facilitator (listed below) OR Head Office for more information.

Ph: (02) 4782 9222

NSW - Croydon                                           Dates:  20-21 October  2018                                         (9:30am - 4:00pm)

                                                                                             &

                                                                                   27-28 October 2018

Venue: Croydon Park Club, 55 Seymour St, Croydon Park NSW 2133

Enquiries: Raewyn 0457 260 079 Head Office (02) 4782 9222

Registration is now full. Please contact Head Office to place your name on the waiting list

VIC - Robinvale                                           Dates:  20-21 October  2018                                         (9:30am - 4:00pm)

                                                                                             &

                                                                                 27-28 October 2018

Venue: Robinvale District Health Service, 128-132 Latje Rd, Robinvale VIC 3549

Enquiries: Sue (03) 5051 6168 Head Office (02) 4782 9222

 RSVP by October 10

SA - Goodwood                                              Dates:  3-4 November 2018                                          (9:30am - 4:00pm)

                                                                                   **1 week break**

                                                                                   17-18 November 2018

Venue: Safe Place Training, 147 Goodwood Road, Goodwood

Enquiries: Chloe 0428 271 743 Brendan 0457 030 805

Registration closes 19 October

QLD - Redcliffe                                           Dates:  10-11 November 2018                                      (9:30am - 4:00pm)

                                                                                   **1 week break**

                                                                                   24-25 November 2018

Venue: Lives Lived Well, Level 1, 3 Violet Street, Redcliffe

Enquiries: Chrissie 0484 002 181 Head Office (02) 4782 9222

Registration closes 02 November

VIC - Hawthorn                                           Dates:  17-18 November 2018                                      (9:30am - 4:00pm)

                                                                                             &

                                                                                   24-25 November 2018

Venue: Access Health & Community, 378 Burwood Rd, Hawthorn

Corner of Kent St. Enter via the back door from the car park.

Enquiries: Theo 0402 604 354  Debbie 0448 177 083

Registration closes 09 November

NSW – Broadmeadow/Newcastle             Dates:  9-10 February 2019                                          (9:30am - 4:00pm)

                                                                                             &

                                                                                   16-17 February 2019

Venue: Samaritan Church Hall, 199 Broadmeadow Road, Broadmeadow/Newcastle

Access through alleyway between buildings towards the back of the church.

Enquiries: Julie 0400 113422 Head Office (02) 4782 9222

Registration closes 01 February 2019


STEPPING FORWARD INFORMATION SESSIONS

STEPPING FORWARD INFORMATION SESSIONS

Session 1 - Stages of Change and 'Balance Pole'

Session 2 - Effective Communication

Session 3 - Alcohol and Other Drugs Information

Separate modules can be provided for:

Treatment and Recovery, Boundary Setting and Dealing with Conflict,

ICE Presentation, and Engaging with Families Workshop.

Each session runs for approximately 2 hours and is open to the public.

Bookings are essential.

For bookings or to make enquiries, please phone the facilitator listed.

NSW – Sutherland                   Thursday       27 September 2018                                                  (7:30pm - 9:30pm)

                                                                          Module: 

                                                                          Session 2 - Effective Communication

Venue:  Corner of Flora and Merton Streets, Sutherland

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Raewyn on 0457 260 079 by September 25 to make your booking

NSW – Hornsby                       Thursday       04 October 2018                                                       (6:30pm - 9:00pm)

                                                                          Module: 

                                                                          Session 2 - Effective Communication

Venue:  24 Williams Street (corner of Frederick), Hornsby

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Raewyn on 0457 260 079 by October 02 to make your booking

QLD – Upper Mt Gravatt         Tuesday         25 September 2018                                                  (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

                                                                          Module: 

                                                                          Session 2 - Effective Communication

Venue:  Garden City Library, Westfield Garden City, Logan Road, Upper Mt Gravatt

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Krystal on 0484 002 178 by September 21 to make your booking

QLD – Coolangatta                 Wednesday   26 September 2018                                                  (6:30pm - 8:30pm)

                                                                          Module: 

                                                                          Session 2 - Effective Communication

Venue:  Coolangatta Senior Citizens Centre, 2 Gerrard Street, Coolangatta

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Dee on 0484 000 806 by September 24 to make your booking

QLD – Greenslopes                Tuesday         02 October 2018                                                       (3:30pm - 5:30pm)

                                                                          Module: 

                                                                          Session 1 - Stages of Change and ‘Balance Pole’

Venue:  Brisbane South Probation and Parole, 1/449 Logan Road, Greenslopes

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Krystal on 0484 002 178 by September 28 to make your booking

QLD – Coolangatta                 Wednesday   03 October 2018                                                       (6:30pm - 8:30pm)

                                                                          Module: 

                                                                          Session 3 - Alcohol and Other Drug Information

Venue:  Coolangatta Senior Citizens Centre, 2 Gerrard Street, Coolangatta

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Dee on 0484 000 806 by October 01 to make your booking

QLD – Redcliffe                       Monday          08 October 2018                                                       (5:00pm - 7:00pm)

                                                                          Module: 

                                                                          Session 1 - Stages of Change and ‘Balance Pole’

Venue:  Headspace Redcliffe, 5-7/457 Oxley Avenue, Redcliffe

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Krystal on 0484 002 178 by October 04 to make your booking

QLD – Deception Bay             Tuesday         09 October 2018                                                       (6:30pm - 8:30pm)

                                                                          Module: 

                                                                          Session 1 - Stages of Change and ‘Balance Pole’

Venue:  Lives Lived Well – Level 1, 420 Deception Bay Road, Deception Bay

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Chrissie on 0484 002 181 by October 05 to make your booking

QLD – Greenslopes                Tuesday         09 October 2018                                                       (4:00pm - 6:00pm)

                                                                          Module: 

                                                                          Session 2 - Effective Communication

Venue:  Brisbane South Probation and Parole, 1/449 Logan Road, Greenslopes

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Krystal  on 0484 002 178 by October 05 to make your booking

QLD – Strathpine                    Monday          15 October 2018                                                       (6:30pm - 8:30pm)

                                                                          Module: 

                                                                          Session 3 - Stages of Change and ‘Balance Pole’

Venue:  Pine Rivers Probation and Parole Office, Level 1, 199 Gympie Road, Strathpine

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Chrissie on 0484 002 181 by October 11 to make your booking

QLD – Deception Bay             Tuesday         16 October 2018                                                       (6:30pm - 8:30pm)

                                                                          Module: 

                                                                          Session 2 - Effective Communication

Venue:  Lives Lived Well – Level 1, 420 Deception Bay Road, Deception Bay

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Chrissie on 0484 002 181 by October 12 to make your booking

QLD – Ipswich                         Wednesday   17 October 2018                                                       (5:00pm - 7:00pm)

                                                                          Module: 

                                                                          Session 1 - Stages of Change and ‘Balance Pole’

Venue:  EACH, 24 East Street, Ipswich

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Dee on 0484 000 806 by October 15 to make your booking

QLD – Redcliffe                       Monday          22 October 2018                                                       (5:00pm - 7:00pm)

                                                                          Module: 

                                                                          Session 2 - Effective Communication

Venue:  Headspace Redcliffe, 5-7/457 Oxley Avenue, Redcliffe

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Krystal on 0484 002 178 by October 18 to make your booking

QLD – Greenslopes                Tuesday         23 October 2018                                                       (4:00pm - 6:00pm)

                                                                          Module: 

                                                                          Session 1 - Alcohol and Other Drug Information

Venue:  Brisbane South Probation and Parole, 1/449 Logan Road, Greenslopes

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Krystal on 0484 002 178 by October 19 to make your booking

QLD – Ipswich                         Wednesday   24 October 2018                                                       (5:00pm - 7:00pm)

                                                                          Module: 

                                                                          Session 2 - Effective Communication

Venue:  EACH, 24 East Street, Ipswich

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Dee on 0484 000 806 by October 22 to make your booking

QLD – Nundah                         Wednesday   24 October 2018                                                       (5:15pm - 7:15pm)

                                                                          Module: 

                                                                          Session 1 - Stages of Change and ‘Balance Pole’

Venue:  Headspace Nundah, 1264 Sandgate Road, Nundah

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Krystal on 0484 002 178 by October 22 to make your booking

QLD – Logan Central              Thursday       25 October 2018                                                       (3:00pm - 5:00pm)

                                                                          Module: 

                                                                          Session 1 - Stages of Change and ‘Balance Pole’

Venue:  LADDERS, QLD Health, 9 Station Road, Logan Central

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Krystal on 0484 002 178 by October 23 to make your booking

QLD – Ipswich                         Wednesday   31 October 2018                                                       (5:00pm - 7:00pm)

                                                                          Module: 

                                                                          Session 3 - Alcohol and Other Drug Information

Venue:  EACH, 24 East Street, Ipswich

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Dee on 0484 000 806 by October 29 to make your booking

QLD – Nundah                         Wednesday   31 October 2018                                                       (5:15pm - 7:15pm)

                                                                          Module: 

                                                                          Session 2 - Effective Communication

Venue:  Headspace Nundah, 1264 Sandgate Road, Nundah

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Krystal on 0484 002 178 by October 29 to make your booking

QLD – Logan Central              Thursday       01 November 2018                                                   (3:00pm - 5:00pm)

                                                                          Module: 

                                                                          Session 2 - Effective Communication

Venue:  LADDERS, QLD Health, 9 Station Road, Logan Central

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Krystal on 0484 002 178 by October 30 to make your booking

QLD – Redcliffe                       Monday          05 November 2018                                                   (5:00pm - 7:00pm)

                                                                          Module: 

                                                                          Session 3 - Alcohol and Other Drug Information

Venue:  Headspace Redcliffe, 5-7/457 Oxley Avenue, Redcliffe

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Krystal on 0484 002 178 by November 01 to make your booking

QLD – Nundah                         Wednesday   07 November 2018                                                   (5:15pm - 7:15pm)

                                                                          Module: 

                                                                          Session 3 - Alcohol and Other Drug Information

Venue:  Headspace Nundah, 1264 Sandgate Road, Nundah

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Krystal on 0484 002 178 by November 05 to make your booking

QLD – Logan Central              Thursday       08 November 2018                                                   (3:00pm - 5:00pm)

                                                                          Module: 

                                                                          Session 3 - Alcohol and Other Drug Information

Venue:  LADDERS, QLD Health, 9 Station Road, Logan Central

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Krystal on 0484 002 178 by November 06 to make your booking

SA – Stepney                           Tuesday         02 October  2018                                                      (9:30am - 4:00pm)

                                                                          Modules:

                                                                          Session 1 - Stages of Change and ‘Balance Pole’

                                                                          Session 2 - Effective Communication 

                                                                          Session 3 - Alcohol and Other Drugs Information

Venue:  DASSA Central Service, 91 Magill Road, Stepney

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Chloe on 0428 271743 by September 28 to make your booking

SA – Hackham                         Saturday        13 October  2018                                                      (9:30am - 4:00pm)

                                                                          Modules:

                                                                          Session 1 - Stages of Change and ‘Balance Pole’

                                                                          Session 2 - Effective Communication 

                                                                          Session 3 - Alcohol and Other Drugs Information

Venue:  Community Connections Hackham, 72 Collins Parade, Hackham

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Brendan on 0457 030 805 by September 11 to make your booking

SA – Elizabeth                         Saturday        03 November  2018                                                  (9:30am - 4:00pm)

                                                                          Modules:

                                                                          Session 1 - Stages of Change and ‘Balance Pole’

                                                                          Session 2 - Effective Communication 

                                                                          Session 3 - Alcohol and Other Drugs Information

Venue:  DASSA Northern Service, 22 Langford Drive, Elizabeth

Bookings & Enquiries: Please contact Chloe 0428 271743 by November 01 to make your booking

OTHER EVENTS

 

OTHER EVENTS

Notification of future events of this type will be advised closer to the date(s) upon which they will be held. Please check back here periodically.

Harm Reduction Australia (HRA)

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Australia’s first national harm reduction organisation for individuals committed to reducing the health, social and economic harms potentially associated with drug use - Harm Reduction Australia (HRA) – was launched on Thursday 26/11/2015 at Parliament House in Canberra.

For more information, please visit the HRA website:

www.harmreductionaustralia.org.au